The Lions Club of Dar es Salaam Pwani donated 4 sewing machines about 22kms from city centre in Kitunda, Mwanagati - rural area of Dar es Salaam. The site survey was done by Lion Rizwan and Mr. Yusuf Mkeyenge – A resident of Kitunda area. The Heads and religious leaders of the Nur Mosque Mr. Nasir Suleman, Mr. Twaha Kisogo, Mr. Rajab Saidi, Mr. Abdallah Ramdhan and Mr. Khalifa Juma thanked Lions for the noble cause.
The 4 widowers were chosen by the Religious leaders in the Kitunda area for receiving the Sewing Machines.
The total cost of the activity was TZS 700,000.00. The 4 widowers and religious leaders thanked Lions for recognizing their area.
President Lion Collin appreciated the good work done by the club and mentioned to the elders that the program run by club members was an on-going vision. "We would like to make widowers independent... .......teach them how to fish is a million times better then to give them fish," he concluded.Report by Lion Reshma Shah – Pwani Club Secretary